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Memorial details

Memorial type
Board / Plaque / Tablet
District
South Kesteven
Town
Irnham
County
Lincolnshire
Country
England
Commemoration
First World War (1914-1918), Second World War (1939-1945)
Ceremony
  • Unveiled
    Date: 2 January 1921
    Attended by: Sir Frederick Jones Bt
  • Dedicated
    Date: 2 janury 1921
    Attended by: Rev A Abbott, Rector
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Lost
Not lost
WM Reference
3708

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Current location

St Andrews Church
Corby Road
Irnham
South Kesteven
Lincolnshire
NG33 4JB
England

OS Grid Ref: TF 02347 26675
Denomination: Church of England

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Description
Upper WW1 plaque is rectangular with a foliate border and a flower motif at each corner. Lower WW2 plaque is a small retangular plaque with a flower motif at each corner and crosses at intervals along the border. Raised lettering on both plaques. Wooden shelf below.
Inscription
Top plaque: TO THE GLORY OF GOD/AND IN MEMORY OF THE MEN/OF THIS PARISH WHO FELL IN THE/GREAT WAR 1914-1918 / (Names) Lower plaque: IN THANKFUL REMEMBRANCE OF/ LIONEL PEASGOOD/ WHO DIED 5 JULY 1941 WHILE ON/ ACTIVE SERVICE IN THE SECOND/ WORLD WAR 1939-1945
Inscription legible?
yes
Names on memorial
Asher, George Frederick
Buckberry, Arthur Daniel
Cates, John
Cocks, Arthur Joseph
Cocks, Charles Herbert
Cocks, Frederick Thomas
Cooper, John Joseph
Crowson, William Arthur
Harwood, Alfred
Peasgood, Lionel
See details for all 10 names
Commemorations
  • First World War (1914-1918)
    Total names on memorial: 9
    Served and returned: 0
    Died: 9
    Exact count: yes
    Information shown: surname,regiment,forename
    Order of information: Undefined
  • Second World War (1939-1945)
    Total names on memorial: 1
    Served and returned: 0
    Died: 1
    Exact count: yes
    Information shown: surname,year died,forename,manner of death
    Order of information: Undefined
Components
  • Plaque
    Measurements: depth 2mm, height 500mm, width 800mm
    Materials: Bronze
Listing information
  • CHURCH OF ST. ANDREW
  • Grade I
  • This memorial is protected, and listed on the National Heritage List for England maintained by Historic England. View list entry
  • More about listing and the protection of historic places can be found on the Historic England website
  • Historic England
Condition
Costs

Site: £250

Trust fund/Scholarship
No
Purpose: Unknown or N/A
Reference
  • Grantham Journal, 8 January 1921. opening of the War Memorial

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